The push on Tripoli is being code-named Mermaid Dawn... you can follow #MermaidDawn on Twitter for updates

EDIT: For clarification, which I should have given, this is because Tripoli is known as the “mermaid of Libya.” It’s not actually a silly name that Twitter decided to give to an otherwise super serious thing. (Thanks to anyfoolcancriticise.)

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  1. dakinishir reblogged this from shortformblog and added:
    A useful piece of info … a number of other tags are being used, but just keep in mind that not every piece of...
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  3. rhymeswithnothing reblogged this from salt-water-chardonnay and added:
    I’m incredibly late (was following stuff on livejournal) but if anyone’s wondering this person that reblogged says...
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  7. salt-water-chardonnay reblogged this from shortformblog and added:
    Can anyone who knows more than I do about Libya (which is probably quite a lot of you) tell me if there’s any particular...
  8. garytheduck2 reblogged this from thepoliticalnotebook and added:
    What’s silly about mermaids? :)
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  11. emmtotheatt reblogged this from shortformblog and added:
    Mucho helpful.
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  13. shortformblog reblogged this from thepoliticalnotebook and added:
    A useful piece of info … a number of other tags are being used, but just keep in mind that not every piece of...
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  15. anyfoolcancriticise reblogged this from thepoliticalnotebook and added:
    Because Tripoli is known as ‘the Mermaid of Libya’, it sounds less lame in Arabic :)
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